Dallas Patterson, age 84 of Covington, GA and formerly of Murphy passed away Friday, June 21, 2019 in Covington, GA.
Dallas was a native of Cherokee, County NC. He was a son of the late Robert and Zana Shackleford Patterson. He had attended Unaka Baptist Church before moving to Loganville, GA in the 70's. Dallas loved the outdoors and riding horses.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers, Dale, Winford, Rual, Kenneth, Troy, Robert Jr. and Harold Patterson; and sisters, June Maney, Violet Stiles and Bernice Palmer.
Surviving are his sons, Dennis Patterson, Ricky Patterson and William Patterson; brother, Melvin Patterson; sisters, Geraldine Lewis and Linda Johnson; seven grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 12 pm, Thursday, June 27, 2019 at the Townson-Rose Funeral Home Chapel in Murphy. Pastor Justin Adam will officiate. Burial will be at Unaka Baptist Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 pm, Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at Townson-Rose Funeral Home.
Townson-Rose Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.
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